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Kenmore Microwave door adjustment

I have a Kenmore Microwave model 62622200. The hinges for the door are to the left when facing the microwave. The door seems to fit tightly enough, but droops slightly downward so the right side of the door (the handle side) is slightly lower than the hinge side (left side) of the door. I am afraid microwaves may be escaping when the microwave is used.
Can the door be adjusted to correct this problem? If an adjustment can be made, how would this be done?

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Depends on the door. It likely can be adjusted they have 2 screws on the door bracket you may have to remove the cover to see them. But it also needs to be checked with a leakage meter to make sure its not leaking.

RadioShack used to make a low cost meter not certified or anything but a good way to see if its leaking.

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